Pakistani sisters shine in Pahang Junior Squash Championship

Peshawar's Mahnoor Ali has won claimed gold at the tournament, with her sister Sehrish Ali taking silver

Sports Reporter June 16, 2024
In the WSF sanctioned Platinum-level tournament Mahnoor Ali triumphed in the final against her younger sister, Sehrish Ali. PHOTO: EXPRESS


Pakistan's Mahnoor Ali has won the Pahang Junior International Squash Championship, according to reports from Malaysia.

The event, a Platinum-level tournament sanctioned by the World Squash Federation, saw Mahnoor from Peshawar triumph in the final against her younger sister, Sehrish Ali, with a score of 3-1.

In an impressive display of skill, Mahnoor secured the gold medal while Sehrish claimed silver.

The sisters' remarkable performance is a source of pride for their family and the nation.

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In the semi-finals, Mahnoor faced a strong opponent in China's Yan Zhuang, winning  3-1.

Meanwhile, Sehrish battled in a tough match against Malaysia's Maisara, eventually winning 3-2 in a closely contested game.

This victory marks a significant achievement for Pakistan in the international squash arena, highlighting the country's growing talent in the sport.

The tournament brought together some of the best young squash players from all over the world.


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